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Posts Tagged ‘DisplayPort’

Computers 101: Dual Monitors


A popular trend in both home & office computing lately is the use of dual monitors.  What it consists of is two separate monitors that are connected to a single video card, that can be used to display different images and/or extend the desktop.

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What Video Cable Do I Need?

Once upon a time in computerland, there was only one video cable.  The one that went from your computer, to your CRT monitor.  And all was good in the land.


“One cable to rule them all, one cable to find them, one cable to bring them all and in the video bind them.” – apologies to JRR Tolkein 🙂


Fast forward to 2013.  Now there are all kinds of video connection for attaching all types of viewing devices to your computer.  It can definitely be a daunting and confusing proposition figuring out which one you need for your situation.  We here at Geek Easy Computers understands this, so we are going to try to make it easier for you!  Today we are going to introduce to you some of the most common video connections, and explain what they are for, and the differences between them. We stock varying lengths and types of these cables, as well as adapters to go from one to the other or multiple different interfaces.


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